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[movies]Letter From Bataan, A - Paramount Pictures
A soldier pleads to the folks to home to conserve scarce wartime resources.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 5,110 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Three Cities - U.S. Office Of War Information, Bureau of Motion Pictures
How America mobilizes.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 2,754 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Mr. and Mrs. America - U.S. Treasury, War Finance Division, Motion Picture and Special Events Division
Mobilizing citizens on the homefront in World War II.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 4,891 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Victory Is Our Business - Handy (Jam) Organization
Patriotic motivational film for World War II industrial workers.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 10,060 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]Safeguarding Military Information - Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences
Loose lips sink ships.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 7,403 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(6 reviews)
[movies]Supervising Women Workers - Kerkow (Herbert) Productions
Management addresses the special problems of women workers with concern and a heavy dose of sexism.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 18,503 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(8 reviews)
[movies]It Can't Last - U.S. Navy
World War II propaganda film aimed at the homefront, attempting to increase popular mobilization.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 4,828 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]All Out for Victory - Unknown
Contributions of handicapped and disabled workers to World War II industrial production.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 6,698 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]It's Everybody's War - Twentieth Century-Fox
Plea for increased commitment by Americans to win the war.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 13,383 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]Ring of Steel - Film Unit, Office For Emergency Planning
U.S. armed forces protect the homefront.
Keywords: Military; World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 4,146 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]Wartime Nutrition - U.S. Office of War Information
Wartime work of public welfare agencies in the field of nutrition.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; Nutrition
Downloads: 938,737 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Campus on the March - RKO-Pathe
U.S. colleges and universities retool to assist war effort.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; Colleges and universities
Downloads: 15,516 2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]Highballing to Victory - U.S. War Department
Transportation in wartime.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; Rubber; Transportation: General
Downloads: 4,988 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Conquer by the Clock - RKO-Pathe
Encourages American workers to make the best possible use of their time in a war where industrial production and combat are synchronized on an international level.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; Timekeeping; Globalization
Downloads: 15,420 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Arm Behind the Army, The - U.S. Army, Signal Corps
How winning World War II depends on successful labor-management collaboration.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; Labor: 1940s
Downloads: 7,610 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Town, The - U.S. Office of War Information, Overseas Branch
Shows life during wartime in an American town (Madison, Indiana). Directed by Josef von Sternberg.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; Indiana; Citizenship
Downloads: 9,670 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(6 reviews)
[movies]Suggestion Box - U.S. Office of War Information
How war plant workers made suggestions that resulted in efficiency and economy.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; World War II: Industrial production
Downloads: 2,368 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Freedom Comes High - U.S. Navy
A young wife learns that freedom must sometimes be paid for in lives, when her husband's ship is struck during battle.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; World War II: Navy; Patriotism
Downloads: 8,254 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]These People - Handy (Jam) Organization
Frigidaire plant converts to military production during World War II.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; Occupations; World War II: Industrial production
Downloads: 3,849 2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars2.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]As the Twig Is Bent... - Unknown
On the problem of youth crime during World War II and the fear that America would lose a generation of children to delinquency.
Keywords: Juvenile delinquency; World War II: Homefront; World War II: Youth
Downloads: 7,935 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Curtiss-Wright Shorts (7 Subjects) - Handy (Jam) Organization
Short screen ads recruiting workers for aircraft manufacturing during World War II.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; Advertising: Screen ads; Aviation: Manufacturing
Downloads: 6,996 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]That Boy Joe - Chicago Film Laboratory
Temperance as an antidote to juvenile delinquency.
Keywords: Juvenile delinquency; Substance abuse: Alcohol; World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 5,001 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]Food for Fighters - U.S. Office of War Information
Importance of nutrition in wartime.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; Nutrition; Agriculture: Food industry
Downloads: 80,244 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Manpower - U.S. Office of War Information
The battle for industrial production in World War II.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; World War II: Industrial production
Downloads: 5,843 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Every Minute Counts - Kerkow (Herbert) Inc.
Balancing work and family in a time of heightened mobilization.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; World War II: Women; Labor
Downloads: 4,797 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Troop Train - U.S. Office of War Information
Evocative World War II-era film following a troop train: the coordination of effort; its staging and assembly of cars, cargo and passengers; its heavily guarded journey through the American countryside; and the food, sleep, exercise, training, drilling and recreation of its soldier-passengers.
Keywords: World War II: Logistics; World War II: Homefront; Transportation: Railroad
Downloads: 18,283 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(5 reviews)
[movies]Remember These Faces - U.S. Treasury, War Finance Division
Intense view of American soldiers in combat, produced to sell World War II bonds.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; World War II: Europe
Downloads: 17,809 4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars4.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]My Japan - U.S. Treasury Department
Complex and disturbing anti-Japanese propaganda film produced to spur the sale of U.S. war bonds. CONTENT ADVISORY: Explicit racism and extreme violence.
Keywords: World War II: Japan; Propaganda; World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 254,136 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(94 reviews)
[movies]When Work Is Done - U.S. Office of War Information, Bureau of Motion Pictures
War plant workers flood the town of Sylacauga, Alabama, and the town constructs facilities and organizes activities to make them feel welcome. Excellent, idealized view of homefront life in a World War II factory town.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; U.S.: Southeast; Alabama
Downloads: 5,522 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[audio]I Paid My Income Tax Today - Dick Robertson And His Orchestra
78 RPM rip of Dick Robertson And His Orchestra performing the Irving Berlin WWII propaganda song I Paid My Income Tax Today.
Keywords: IRS; Taxation; World War, 1939-1945; World War II; WWII; Income Taxes; World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 147
[movies]Selected Scenes In The U.S., 1946 - United States. Department of the Army
This film is listed as "Selected Scenes In The U.S., 1946" in the National Archives but (part of it, at least,) actually appears to be outtakes from the 1943 film "Black Marketing," which is available on the Internet Archive https://archive.org/details/BlackMarketiDescription at the National Archives: "Summary: Woman walks into meat market, presents ration stamps to clerk who tells her he has no more meat left...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 79
[movies]The American Scene Number 5: A Journey - United States. Office of War Information
Documentary short about 4 United States towns in wartime. Whitman-esque. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945; World War II; Norfolk; World War II: Homefront; Mobile; WWII
Downloads: 538
[movies]These Are the People - Handy (Jam) Organization
Workers of a Wisconsin town mobilize for World War II production.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; World War II: Industrial production; Occupations: Pulp and paper
Downloads: 3,532 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(3 reviews)
[movies]Close Harmony - Handy (Jam) Organization
Discussion on the need for unity between labor and management as the U.S. mobilizes for World War II.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; World War II: Industrial production; Race relations
Downloads: 3,255 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]To the People of the United States - California Department of Public Health in cooperation with U.S. Public Health Service
Public education film on combatting the epidemic of sexually transmitted diseases, especially syphilis, in World War II.
Keywords: Sexually transmitted diseases; World War II: Homefront; Medicine: Sexually transmitted diseases
Downloads: 10,054 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(10 reviews)
[movies]Winning Against Odds - Caterpillar Tractor Co.
0586 PA8230 Winning Against Odds
Keywords: Motion Pictures: Sponsored; World War II: Homefront; World War II: Industrial Production
Downloads: 2,659 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Combat America (Part III) - U.S. Army Air Forces
Follows the Flying Fortress crews of the 351st Bombardment Group from the end of their training at a Colorado training field to actual combat over Germany.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; World War II: Aviation; World War II: Army Air Forces
Downloads: 10,883 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Combat America (Part II) - U.S. Army Air Forces
Follows the Flying Fortress crews of the 351st Bombardment Group from the end of their training at a Colorado training field to actual combat over Germany.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; World War II: Aviation; World War II: Army Air Forces
Downloads: 10,424 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]They Shall Not Want (A-roll picture, silent)
Segment of the film They Shall Not Want produced by Cadillac Motor Car division of General Motors Corporation during World War II. This is one of two picture rolls (with incomplete picture) and contains no sound. Film was produced in Kodachrome and shows workers at Cadillac plant in Detroit, Michigan producing large and small parts for military tanks.
Keywords: World War II (Homefront); Cadillac; General Motors; tanks; Labor (Women workers); Kodachrome
Downloads: 900 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[movies]Combat America (Part I) - U.S. Army Air Forces
Follows the Flying Fortress crews of the 351st Bombardment Group from the end of their training at a Colorado training field to actual combat over Germany.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; World War II: Aviation; World War II: Army Air Forces
Downloads: 21,268 3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars3.50 out of 5 stars(4 reviews)
[movies]Men and Jobs - Berndt-Maurer Corporation
How the U.S. government tried to match every person to a job during World War II.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; World War II: Industrial production; Labor: 1940s
Downloads: 3,264 3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars3.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Combat America (Part IV) - U.S. Army Air Forces
Follows the Flying Fortress crews of the 351st Bombardment Group from the end of their training at a Colorado training field to actual combat over Germany.
Keywords: World War II: Homefront; World War II: Aviation; World War II: Army Air Forces
Downloads: 15,020 2.00 out of 5 stars2.00 out of 5 stars(2 reviews)
[texts]A Civilian Defense Volunteer Office - United States. Office of Civilian Defense
"We, the people... In this critical moment of our history, all of us, from all walks of life, all shades of political opinion, all races and creeds, must organize and train ourselves -- to defend ourselves. And when we join together to defend our local community we add strength not only to our local community but to our national community as well -- we help to fortify our whole union. Franklin D. Roosevelt, President of the United States."
Keywords: WWII; Civil defense -- United States; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; World War II: Homefront; Civil defense
Downloads: 109
[movies]Local Health Problems In War Industry Areas - New York State Health Department
The public health impact of the arrival of a large number of job-seekers in one small town. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Keywords: 1942; World War, 1939-1945; WWII; World War, 1939-1945 -- War Work -- United States; Public Health; World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 197
[movies]Stage Door Canteen
A romance set in NYC's Stage Door Canteen for WWII service members. Features dozens of cameos: Aline MacMahon, Gypsy Rose Lee, Alan Mowbray, Harry J. Wild, Sol Lesser, William Terry, Lucile Gleason, Elliott Nugent, Bert Lytell, Ethel Waters, Margaret Early, Julie Conway, Helen Menken, Sunset Carson, Judith Anderson, Henry Armetta, Trudy Erwin, Katharine Cornell, Count Basie and His Orchestra, Lina Romay, Count Basie, Dorothea Kent, Frank Borzage, Pat Flaherty, Benny Goodman Orchestra, Yehudi Men...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; American Theatre Wing; World War II: Homefront; 1943; World War, 1939-1945; Swing; Jazz; Big Band
Downloads: 5,722 4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars4.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[texts]Your Country's Armed Services Need Milkweed Floss: How You Can Help - United States. War Food Administration
"The Collection of Milkweed Floss is vital to the war effort." Digitized by Central University Libraries, Southern Methodist University http://digitalcollections.smu.edu/all/
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945; Milkweeds -- Harvesting -- United States; World War II: Homefront; Price regulation -- United States; WWII; World War II
Downloads: 141
[movies]WWII Gun Factory, 05/07/1943 - United States. Navy
National Archives description "This film shows a carrier, mount, and other equipment in a gun factory."National Archives Identifier: 2517055 As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Keywords: WWII; World War, 1939-1945; World War, 1939-1945 -- War Work -- United States; World War II; World War II: Homefront
Downloads: 191
[texts]America's Trucks: Keep Em Rolling - United States. Office of Defense Transportation
"This booklet, prepared by the Vehicle Maintenance Section, Division of Motor Transport, Office of Defense Transportation, should serve as a guide to every truck owner, operator, and mechanic in the proper maintenance of America's trucks. Every American should realize that serious failures in our transportation system may not cost the lives ordinarily lost in highway accidents, but may cost the lives of whole companies of men at the front because they were not supplied with the implements of war...
Keywords: WWII; World War II; World War, 1939-1945; World War II: Homefront; World War, 1939-1945 -- Transportation
Downloads: 125
[audio]Speaking of Liberty - WA4CZD
Speaking of Liberty was sponsored by "the Council on Democracy" and broadcast by the NBC Red network. Rex Stout hosted a variety of guests who were "speaking of liberty." The show aired for an an initial series of episodes and the audience response was so positive, the show returned for "Round 2." There are a lot of typos and misinformation out there regarding the guests on these shows; hopefully this will clear things up: 01 Carl Van Doren Historian & author (and Uncle of infamous 1950's quiz s...
Keywords: World War, 1939-1945; Old Time Radio; Liberty; World War II: Homefront; Patriotism; World War II; Civics; 1941; WWII; OTR
Downloads: 1,669 5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars5.00 out of 5 stars(1 review)
[movies]Winky The Watchman - Tennessee Department of Public Health
Tennessee. Dept. of Public Health. Wartime animated film by Hugh Harman Productions that teaches children about the war going on inside their mouths. As always, any error or typo is mine and if you enjoy my uploads or if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice and/or Archive.org itself. Thanks. :)
Keywords: Dental Hygiene; World War II; Public Health; World War, 1939-1945; Tennessee; World War II: Homefront; Tooth Care; WWII; 1945; Hugh Harman; Teeth
Downloads: 592
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